\ ˈskrinj \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of scringe

 (Entry 1 of 3)

dialectal
\ " \

Definition of scringe (Entry 2 of 3)

dialectal
: to flog the water in fishing

scringe

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of scringe (Entry 3 of 3)

: a small seine net used in scringing

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History and Etymology for scringe

Intransitive verb (1)

alteration (perhaps influenced by shrink) of cringe entry 1

Intransitive verb (2)

origin unknown

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“Scringe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scringe. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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